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[l] at 8/3/20 12:31am
Recent abductions of a journalist and an activist have underscored Pakistan’s worsening rights conditions as the country’s security forces pressure the news media and human rights groups.

[Author: By Maria Abi-Habib]

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[l] at 7/31/20 11:19am
The Treasury Department imposed sanctions on a powerful government entity that runs companies and farms in the Xinjiang region, where officials carry out the mass internment of Muslims.

[Author: By Ana Swanson and Edward Wong]

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[l] at 7/30/20 3:46am
Critics of the government said they were held in rooms with barred windows and denied permission to contact their families, all in the name of public health.

[Author: By Sui-Lee Wee]

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[l] at 7/30/20 3:46am
Critics of the government said they were held in rooms with barred windows and denied permission to contact their families, all in the name of public health.

[Author: By Sui-Lee Wee]

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[l] at 7/30/20 3:00am
The ouster of Sudan’s longtime ruler last year stoked hopes for peace in brutalized Darfur. But violence has surged amid fresh accusations against Sudan’s security forces.

[Author: By Declan Walsh]

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[l] at 7/30/20 3:00am
The ouster of Sudan’s longtime ruler last year stoked hopes for peace in brutalized Darfur. But violence has surged amid fresh accusations against Sudan’s security forces.

[Author: By Declan Walsh]

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[l] at 7/29/20 7:51pm
The report said athletes were struck by coaches, housed in crowded conditions and not given schooling as promised.

[Author: By Sopan Deb]

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[l] at 7/29/20 11:27am
The comments by the United Nations Human Rights Committee come as the Trump administration faces growing criticism for deploying federal agents to confront Black Lives Matter protesters.

[Author: By Nick Cumming-Bruce]

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[l] at 7/28/20 12:15pm
Africa Command’s admission of the death comes in the wake of its slow move toward better accountability after years of criticism from human rights groups and lawmakers.

[Author: By Thomas Gibbons-Neff]

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[l] at 7/28/20 8:34am
A new report on factories in Malaysia that create products for Brooks Brothers, Levi’s, LL Bean and others examines the high prices workers pay for their jobs.

[Author: By Elizabeth Paton]

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[l] at 7/28/20 4:18am
Kylie Moore-Gilbert, who has denied charges of espionage, is now in a facility where dozens have been infected with the coronavirus, rights activists say.

[Author: By Elian Peltier]

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[l] at 7/28/20 3:00am
In “Eat the Buddha,” Barbara Demick tells the story of Tibetan resistance to Chinese rule through the stories of the people who have seen it up close.

[Author: By Anne Fadiman]

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[l] at 7/27/20 2:45pm
The human rights advocate, who was serving a life sentence on charges related to 2010 ethnic violence widely criticized as trumped-up, died in a prison clinic.

[Author: By The Associated Press]

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[l] at 7/27/20 3:00am
Kenneth L. Marcus was nominated as the head of the Office of Civil Rights in the face of a chorus of opposition. He leaves after a tenure marked by dissension and disputes.

[Author: By Erica L. Green]

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[l] at 7/24/20 3:38am
A judge said there was no direct evidence against the two, who made headlines when they got married days after their arrest. A teenager was also acquitted.

[Author: By Elaine Yu]

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[l] at 7/24/20 12:56am
Behrouz Boochani, a Kurdish-Iranian exile, said the news showed the vast differences between the two neighboring countries on human rights.

[Author: By Livia Albeck-Ripka]

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[l] at 7/23/20 11:01pm
The party accused Ren Zhiqiang, an influential property tycoon who criticized Xi Jinping, of being disloyal, took aim at his children and paved the way for criminal prosecution.

[Author: By Javier C. Hernández]

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[l] at 7/23/20 11:01pm
The party accused Ren Zhiqiang, an influential property tycoon who criticized Xi Jinping, of being disloyal, took aim at his children and paved the way for criminal prosecution.

[Author: By Javier C. Hernández]

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[l] at 7/22/20 5:08pm
The treaty has long been criticized by human-rights advocates who said it tacitly encouraged asylum-seekers to circumvent Canada’s official land borders.

[Author: By Dan Bilefsky]

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[l] at 7/20/20 5:29pm
Protesters are being snatched from the streets without warrants. Can we call it fascism yet?

[Author: By Michelle Goldberg]

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[l] at 7/20/20 4:12pm
The move, which affects suppliers to major international brands including Apple, Ralph Lauren and Tommy Hilfiger, could force companies to sever some ties to China.

[Author: By Ana Swanson]

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